McGowan Cornerstone Scholarship 2017-2018

Monsignor Andrew J. McGowan Cornerstone Scholarship is awarded annually to students pursuing education at one of the regional academic institutions to which Monsignor devoted his time and service. The Msgr. McGowan Cornerstone Scholarship Committee encourages students to live and practice their chosen profession within Northeastern Pennsylvania so as to make a lasting contribution for the improvement of their home community in much the same spirit as Monsignor McGowan. This is an undergraduate scholarship.


Type: Undergrad Outside Scholarship

Deadline: September 15, 2017

Award Amount: 1,500

The Recipient must be a full-time incoming or current undergraduate student fully committed to Marywood University.

  • The Recipient must have a long-term commitment to serving others in his/her community.
  • The Recipient must have shown successful leadership experience.
  • The Recipient must have a proven moral and high ethical character.
  • The Recipient must be a hard-working student, producing to the best of his/her academic ability.
  • The Recipient must show a demonstrated financial need.

Recipient must have their legal residence within the nine (9) county territory of Northeastern Pennsylvania: 

  • Bradford
  • Sullivan
  • Columbia
  • Susquehanna
  • Lackawanna
  • Wayne
  • Luzerne
  • Wyoming
  • Pike

A fully completed Scholarship Application and required supporting materials must be submitted by 9/15/2017

Application Link